A Staggering Loss: “If Only”
A single pain pill – the opioid narcotic Percocet – launched a deep descent into heroin addiction for Zachary Dennis Gys. The talented student ath...Read More
Addiction to Methamphetamine: Signs of Abuse, Health Risks, and How to Get Help
Methamphetamine — one of the world’s most toxic and addictive drugs — has triggered a public health crisis in many U.S. communities. A potent ce...Read More
How do I know if I need rehab?
If you have a strong compulsion to use drugs and alcohol ––– despite mounting negative consequences at home, work, in your health and relationsh...Read More
What is the cost of rehab and will insurance cover my treatment expenses?
Most insurance plans cover at least a portion of treatment for drug and alcohol addiction. Financial counselors at rehab facilities can provide you wi...Read More
How can I protect my job and my privacy while I’m in rehab treatment?
The U.S. Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provides for up to 12 weeks of unpaid work leave for eligible employees with a substance use disorder. E...Read More
How long do I have to stay in rehab?
Treatment length depends on the severity of your problem, but addiction experts say most people need at least 90 days of rehab to achieve positive out...Read More